Jan. 12 – May 16 Masters of Fine Arts in Music Production & Sound Design for Visual media

Academy of Art University


Jan. 07-May 11 Bachelors of Art with a concentration in Music Technology and Production

Bowie State University


Aug. 00 - May 03 High school Diploma

Charles Herbert Flowers High school

paul h. mitchell




Paul Mitchell is a Pianist, Orchestrator, and Cinematic Composer who has been writing and performing for 15 years. He specializes in Dramatic and Orchestral music in many different styles, including Fantasy/Sci-fi, Comedy/Animation, Romantic Comedy, Mystery/Suspense, Horror/Slasher, and Action/Adventure. Paul's works have won numerous awards, such as 3rd place in the HBCU Piano Composers Competition, and he's done underscore/sound design for the Cine Emerging Composer Competition and the Zurich Film Festival/International Film Music Competition.


In 2009, Paul Mitchell composed the Original Score and Dramatic Underscore to "Timeless: A Soulful Christmas Musical," and he has a 2012 Album Credit on the Bowie State University Gospel Choir Album "I Need Thee Oh, I Need Thee." He has recently completed a Masters of Fine Arts in Music Production at the Academy of Art University.


Work Experience


January 16 - May 16 Studio Unknown & Song Builder’s Studios Catonsville, MD

Sound Design and Music Production Intern


October 15- Present Duke Ellington School of the Arts

Adjunct. Faculty in Music Theory and Music Technology.


July 15- December 15 F.A.M.E The Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts

Lead Music Educator and Piano Teacher and F.A.M.E


Aug. 11 – Present Bowie State University

Adjunct. Faculty in Music Theory and Music Technology.


Jan. 12- May 12 Bowie State University Gospel Choir

Co-produced the Song “ I Need Thee/O I Need Thee” .


Feb. 09- Present Bowie State University Jazz Ensemble

Pianist, Arranger, Librarian Assistant.


Feb. 07- Present Bowie State University “Edmund Players”.

Assistant Musical Director,Vocal Coach, Arranger/Composer.


Oct. 07- Present Christians Community Center Church of Upper Marlboro,

Musical Director, Youth Activities Coordinator, Sunday School Teacher, Choir Director, Pianist, Music Production.


Sept. 07 – Aug. 11 Mr. Piano Keys Music Education Services

Owner/Music Educator/Early childhood Educator/Piano Teacher

Offered services at Little Smiling Faces Daycare .



May 16 - The Roomate “ Created and Directed by Brian Pascale

Custom Music Scoring / Sound Design


April. 16 —-“Anything For Mom” WIFV 48 HR Film Festival directed by Marcey Frutchey and Robin Harris

Lead Sound Recordist / Boom Mic Operator and Custom Music Scoring.


March 16 - “There is A Reaper “ directed by Morgen Whitman

Boom Mic Operator, Music Composer , Sound Designer, Final Mix.


March 16 - “ The Meltdown” Created and Produced by Latasha Kennedy

Sound Recordist / Boom Mic Operator / Sound Design / Foley / Music Editing / Final Mix.


March 16 - “ The Collab “ directed and produced by Malkia Lydia

Custom Music Scoring / Sound Design / Audio Comping / Final Mix


March 16 - “ The Serpent “ directed by Miguel Delgadillo

Custom Music Scoring and Sound Design


February - 16 “ I lived Dammit “ “ Documentary” produced by Aaron Hill

Custom Music Scoring / Sync Placement


February-16 “ Spin the Plate” created by Tom Antassi

Custom Music Scoring


March -15 “Reset” Produced and Directed by Elmer Hernandez

Custom Music Scoring and Sound Design.


January -15 “Super Eco Kids” Produced and Directed by Gina Guia

Custom Music Scoring, Sound Design and Final Mix.


Oct. 14 –Present Soul Rich “The Movie” Directed and Produced by Lee Bellamy.

Music Production, Sound Design, Foley, Audio Editing, Final Mix.


March 11- April 11 Kennedy Center Reading of BSU Play

Composed and Arranged Underscore Bowie State Theater Cast


Sept. 09- Feb. 12 Timeless “ A Soulful Christmas Musical”. Directed by Tawanda Prince

Music Composition, Song Writing, Vocal Coaching , Arranging, Pianist.